A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 109 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (68 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009bqf. Unique identifier: us70009bqf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 25.5171° East, latitude 34.036° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 17:28:35 / 5:28 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 15:28:35 / May 7, 2020 @ 3:28 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 109 km S of Ierapetra, Greece.
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